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Uncle Sam Boat Tours

45 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1303
+1 315-482-2611
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Thousand Islands tours

We took 3 different tours with Uncle Sam's & thoroughly enjoyed each one. The guides gave us... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Palm Coast, Florida
Boat ride

We used this boat company to carry us over to the Boldt castle. They dropped us off for the tour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stony Point, North Carolina
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  • Poor2%
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“singer castle” (123 reviews)
“top deck” (42 reviews)
“hour tour” (60 reviews)
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45 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1303
+1 315-482-2611
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took 3 different tours with Uncle Sam's & thoroughly enjoyed each one. The guides gave us interesting histories of the area & one young lady even sang to us ! We had never been to this area before, it was beautiful & serene out...More

Thank lindaaS2161SZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used this boat company to carry us over to the Boldt castle. They dropped us off for the tour and then picked us back up when we were done. They were very nice.

Thank moseysmelody
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This a great tour of the St. Lawrence river area near Alex Bay. The tour guide was hilarious! Really good way to get a feel for the area.

Thank mhoglund8
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyable boat ride. Great and friendly staff. Very knowable about the river amd the houses that we passed.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Uncle Sam's tour is a must if you have never been to the Thousand Islands. Was one of the Highlights of our Trip.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We took this tour to see the islands and Bolt Castle. We had a great time. Our tour guide was a young college student and she was wonderful. We sat up on the top deck, very nice day and really had a great time. The...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a 70 degree day in late October to enjoy a pleasant 2 hour tour through the Thousand Islands. The area was beautiful, especially with the color changes of the season adding an extra touch to an already scenic landscape....More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Old boats with loud engines - awkward seating and a tour guide you can barely make out over all the noise. The only reason for Uncle Sam tours is to get to the castles which both Singer and Boldt were fantastic experiences. If your goal...More

Thank Dshar73
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great time on Uncle Sam's Boat Tour. Guide was very knowledgable of the area. Beautiful scenery.

Thank kaycee217
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We did the 2 1/4 hour tour of the islands. It was interesting and the narrator was very informative and comical. The captain even allowed the kids to steer the boat for a bit and then gave them a certificate stating that they did. They...More

Thank Ohio6108
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Questions & Answers
6 September 2017|
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Response from RochelleZe | Reviewed this property |
Boat Shuttle over to Boldt Castle cost $9.00 a person
29 August 2017|
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Response from gentlspice | Reviewed this property |
If you would like to go to Boldt Castle first, you could take the water taxi. The Uncle Sam tours will take you on the tour then on the way back to Alexandria Bay, the Boldt Castle stop on the way back.
martha k
7 August 2017|
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Response from 548christyp | Reviewed this property |
We can have snow in October so it may be quite cool. I know they have not posted dates for that month yet but as other people suggested a phone call to the friendly staff will answer your questions better. I know you will... More